Film, Photo, & TV Shoots

The New York Botanical Garden is a showplace of nature in every season and offers a variety of unique and diverse spaces for film, photo, and tv shoots and special occasion photography. We welcome inquiries into the rental of our outdoor gardens and collections and indoor spaces. For more information and rates, please contact us at at 718-817-8738 or

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Please fill out the request form and submit it via email.

Special Occasion and Wedding Photography

The Garden hosts special occasion photography year round based upon seasonality and availability. Please fill out this inquiry form to submit a Photography Permit request.

Please Note:
Requests will be accepted 6 weeks before your desired shoot date; approved permits will be granted 4 weeks in advance of desired shoot date.

Special occasion photography may only take place in the designated areas within each location. All Garden locations are subject to seasonality. Please see our Photography Rules and Garden etiquette for other restrictions.